Bachelor, Gogglebox give TEN primary channel win.
Ratings: It's no contest from 7:30 as viewers stick with TEN's entertainment combo. Seven wins Thursday.
The Bachelor and the return of Gogglebox saw TEN dominate all viewing last night from 7:30pm until 10pm, giving them a win in primary channel share.
The Bachelor puled 820,000 viewers and topped the demos. While direct comparisons are complex, Home and Away, Grand Designs Australia, 7:30 and Thursday Night NRL ranked next.
Gogglebox showed excellent retention at 806,000 viewers around double Loch Ness on ABC at 413,00.
In the footy battle The Front Bar won by just 1,000 but that in includes Nine’s NRL Footy Show in the mix. In Melbourne the gap was stark, at 239,000 for Seven to Nine’s 128,000.
Seven News, ACA and The Chase won again.
TEN led the primary channel share but Seven network won Thursday with 28.9% then Nine 25.4%, TEN 23.3%, ABC 16.5% and SBS 6.1%.
Seven News was #1 for Seven with 980,000 / 937,000 then The Chase (585,000 / 361,000), Home and Away (536,000), The Front Bar (327,000), movie: The November Man (193,000) and Mighty Cruise Ships (147,000 in 2 cities).
Nine News (922,000 / 902,000) was best for Nine then A Current Affair (680,000), Thursday Night NRL (325,000) in 2 cities), The Footy Show (326,000), RBT (218,000).
The Bachelor (820,000) and Gogglebox (806,000) were both winners for TEN then The Project (522,000 / 288,000), TEN Eyewitness News (397,000), Blue Bloods (290,000 / 177,000) and Pointless (225,000).
ABC News (674,000), Grand Designs Australia (507,000), 7:30 (501,000), Loch Ness (413,000), Sammy J (293,000), QI (262,000) and Think Tank (193,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Tony Robinson Down Under (289,000), Police Custody (152,000), SBS World News (149,000), The Chef’s Line (54,000) and Counterpart (47,000 / 34,000).
7TWO’s Father Brown topped multichannels with 216,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 30 August 2018